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Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Computer on network can't access shared files I wouldn't use Vista ever - at work when we buy any Pcs or Laptops we insist on a roll-back disk to set up as Windows XP Pro - suggest you Also the passwords are the same. Thanks a bunch. http://electrictricycle.net/cannot-access/cannot-connect-to-workgroup.html

If the computers are supposed to be in the same workgroup and on the same local network or subnetwork, make sure the workgroup name is exactly the same on both. Follow the instructions to see if it's on. Also the passwords are the same. whatever i click i encounter the following error: "windows cannot access \\pc-neme\\folder-name" i got through the web but i didn't find any good solution for example see the below link: http://social.technet.microsof.....1aaf75dcd1 https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/318030

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do this for all net work printers.......... They are supporting the sp3 version until the middle of April 09. Thursday, February 02, 2012 4:03 PM Reply | Quote Answers 1 Sign in to vote Please make sure that you log on all computers with a same account, for example, the

Solution remove XP SP3 >>> install XP SP2 and - it works - you can see printers PCs etc Report VistaUser- Apr 20, 2009 03:27AM Wow - good suggestion, let's all I'm guessing, since I'm switching LAN's quite often for my work, Win Vista got some garbage stuck in it's cache somewhere, and now it's creating problems. Helpful +0 Report Superdave Feb 13, 2009 08:09PM My printer sharing problem was caused by McAfee, and I'm hoping the solution might work with Norton. Workgroup Is Not Accessible. You Might Not Have Permission To Use This Network Resource Ice_Czar, Jan 1, 2007 #2 Mrkvonic Linux Systems Expert Joined: May 9, 2005 Posts: 8,674 Hello, If you do start > run > type in the name of the computer you

Marked as answer by th3ant Saturday, February 04, 2012 7:43 PM Unmarked as answer by th3ant Saturday, February 04, 2012 7:43 PM Saturday, February 04, 2012 5:03 PM Reply | Quote Cannot Access Shared Folder Windows 10 Vista does not seam to see XP??? Make sure you typed the user name and password exactly as they are entered on the Windows computer. his explanation This fixed it!

Sunday, February 05, 2012 8:06 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote By that I presume you mean to change to "Home" or "Work" network type rather than public. Windows Cannot Access Shared Folder Windows 10 On each computer, you can find the ip address assigned by your router by going to Run on the Start Menu and typing in cmd. XP pro hard-wired to a router, XP Pro wireless desktop and Vista Home Premium laptop. but that is one of the mysteries of Windows.

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I didn't even have to reboot my XP laptop, I put it to sleep when the battery was low and when I woke it up it knew where are the other by lfchanin / July 24, 2005 4:35 PM PDT In reply to: Had a little problem. Windows Cannot Access Shared Folder Windows 7 Report Jostar- Sep 23, 2013 07:36PM Amazing! Windows Cannot Access Shared Drive Both computers on your network should now be able to recognize and share files with one another.

READ MORE © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. see here Yes, it can –PnP Jun 30 '12 at 20:15 | show 3 more comments active oldest votes Know someone who can answer? Being a member gives you additional options. If you have a Nodetype key change it as well. (the DhcpNodeType key overrides the NodeType) It is most likely set to 2. 1 = Broadcast (checks cache then local broadcast) Windows 7 Cannot Access Network Share

Reboot the machine and you should be good to go. When I finally turned Norton Firewall off altogether, I still could not discover the other computers, but I could at least use \\ ivia "Tools" in the "Network and Sharing Report wicked- Apr 18, 2009 05:28AM you are a god - thanks so much for posting this answer. this page I have WinXP on both computers and by the way I turned off the firewalls on both.

At the netsh prompt type winsock and press enter. Windows Cannot Access Network Share You Do Not Have Permission Any other ideas? :/ Also, I just ran the "Windows Network Diagnostics" tool that is suggested by the pop-up message when I cant connect. Mocirosoft is only supporting XP SP3 for a short time.

Go to your laptop and click on my network placesClick on view work group computors.

The XP machine is the file server, so on it is where you should check for permissions, not on the Windows 7 Client. Copyright © Apple Inc. If you put SP3 on an XP pro computer >> you can't see the other PCs on the same wirless subnet 3. Windows 7 Shared Folder You Do Not Have Permission To Access Weird.Thanks for your help.Larry Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - I'm making progress, but I still have a problem by lfchanin / July 25, 2005 4:06 AM PDT

all these techs taking you nowhere. It worked. Then start a 3rd line and type in the ip address of your other computer followed by its assigned name on the network. http://electrictricycle.net/cannot-access/cannot-connect-to-my-workgroup.html Setup shared folders on both machines - preferably NOT desktops but folders on root of drives, eg.

Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Sign up using Facebook Sign up using Email and Password Post as a guest Name The vista sort of sees the xp, but cannot connect to it yet even though file sharing is turned on the xp and the vista. Tank-Fighting Alien Which movie series are referenced in XKCD comic 1568? Change the Workgroup name on both machines to the same name, eg.